About

Tim-McCormick_headshot_10-06-2012_cropped4_bwI’m a designer, product developer, consultant, and writer in Palo Alto, California, working on early-stage new-media and urban design projects. Formerly: research consultant at Stanford Media X; co-founder, Open Library of Humanities; Stanford HighWire Press; OCLC Online Computer Library Center; Openly Informatics.

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.Other items of note:

  • Before moving to Palo Alto in Jan ’12, I lived in Portland, OR for a year, and in New York for 14 years before that.
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  • I formerly worked for Stanford University’s HighWire Press, as Sr. Product Manager for Emerging Content.
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  • Previously, I worked at OCLC, Online Computer Library Center, in the Grid Services (i.e. Web Services) group.
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  • I’m a dual citizen of the U.S. and the U.K.
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  • I have two catsBao-yu (贾宝玉 / 賈寶玉 / Jiǎ Bǎoyù / Chia Pao-yu, ”previous jade”) and Tai-yu (林黛玉 / Lín Dàiyù / Lin Tai-yu; “Blue-black Jade”). They are named for two main characters in the classic Chinese novel Dream of the Red Chamber (Hónglóu mèng / 红楼梦).

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